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SonjaMarie's Books Read In 2009

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Post by SonjaMarie » Thu January 1st, 2009, 7:26 pm

*Means I own or owned the book at time of read.

Historical Fiction:
"A Secret Alchemy" by Emma Darwin (8/13)
"The Last Queen" by C.W Gortner (6/4)
"Mademoiselle Boleyn" by Robin Maxwell (1/7)
"Cleopatra's Daughter" by Michelle Moran (8/19)
"Duchess: A Novel of Sarah Churchill" by Susan Holloway Scott (12/21)
"The King's Favorite: A Novel of Nell Gwyn and King Charles II" by Susan Holloway Scott (4/13)
"The Lady Elizabeth" by Alison Weir (1/16)
Total: 7

Pride & Prejudice Sequels, Darcy POV's & Mysteries:
"Suspense and Sensibility (Or, First Impressions Revisited): A Mr. & Mrs. Darcy Mystery #2" by Carrie Bebris (8/9)
"North by Northanger (Or, the Shades of Pemberley): A Mr. & Mrs. Darcy Mystery #3" by Carrie Bebris (11/22)
Total: 2

Murder Mysteries:
"Effigies: A Faye Longchamp Mystery #3" by Mary Anna Evans (5/13)
"Questionable Remains: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #2" by Beverly Connor (9/5)
"Dressed to Die: Lindsay Chamberlain Mystery #3" by Beverly Connor (10/14)
"Dust and Shadow: An Account of the Ripper Killings by Dr. John H. Watson" by Lyndsay Faye (11/11)*
"The Hooded Hawke: Elizabeth I Mystery #9" by Karen Harper (12/19)
"Dial H For Hitchcock: Cece Caruso Mystery #5" by Susan Kandel (12/17)
"Promises In Death" by J.D Robb (3/19)*
"Kindred In Death" by J.D Robb (12/8)*
"Devil May Ride: A Ghost Dusters Mystery #2" by Wendy Roberts (2/22)*
Total: 9

Miscellaneous Fiction:
"The Lost Symbol" by Dan Brown (10/15)*
"Dead Beat: Dresden Files #7" by Jim Butcher (2/3)
"Proven Guilty: Dresden Files #8" by Jim Butcher (6/15)
"White Night: Dresden Files #9" by Jim Butcher (7/26)*
"The Dakota Cipher: Ethan Gage Book #3" by William Dietrich (8/28)*
"Cretaceous Dawn" by L.M. Graziano & M.S.A. Graziano (6/10)
"Adventures in Time Travel: Undercover at the Court of Henry II" (short story) by Miss Moppet (11/9)
"Adventures in Time Travel: Deeper Undercover" (short story) by Miss Moppet (11/9)
Total: 8

Nonfiction - Royalty or Connected:
"The Who's Who of British Beheadings" by Geoffrey Abbott (6/9)*
"Royal Discord: The Family of George II" by Veronica Baker-Smith (5/6)
"Royal Bastards: Illegtimate Children of the British Royal Family" by Peter Beauclerk-Dewar & Roger Powell (12/23)*
"The Sisters Who Would Be Queen: The Tragedy of Mary, Katherine & Lady Jane Grey" by Leanda de Lisle (1/28)*
"Elizabeth and Mary: Cousins, Rivals, Queens" by Jane Dunn (6/20)*
"Faberge's Eggs: The Extraordinary Story of the Masterpieces That Outlived An Empire" by Toby Faber (3/12)*
"Royal Portraits In Hollywood: Filming the Lives of Queens" by Elizabeth A. Ford & Deborah C. Mitchell (6/18)*
"Jane Boleyn: The True Story of the Infamous Lady Rochford" by Julia Fox (11/22)
"The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England" edited by Antonia Fraser (5/28)*
"Tudors and Stuarts on Film: Historical Perspectives" ed by Susan Doran & Thomas S. Freeman (1/26)*
"The Lady Queen: The Notorious Reign of Joanna I, Queen of Naples, Jerusalem, and Sicily" by Nancy Goldstone (12/11)
"Jezebel: The Untold Story of the Bible's Harlot Queen" by Lesley Hazleton (7/11)
"Crown, Orb & Sceptre: The True Stories of English Coronations" by David Hilliam (6/8)*
"Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Mystery" by Eric Ives (11/26)*
"Cupid and the King: Five Royal Paramours" by HRH Princess Michael of Kent (10/6)
"Mad Kings & Queens: History's Most Famous Raving Royals" by Alison Rattle & Allison Vale (3/7)
"English History Made Brief, Irreverent, and Pleasurable" by Lacey Baldwin Smith (5/14)
"Coronation: From the 8th to the 21st Century" by Roy Strong (8/5)*
"Masterpieces From the House of Faberge" by Alexander von Solodkoff w/essays by others (4/22)*
"Ungrateful Daughters: The Stuart Princesses Who Stole Their Father's Crown" by Maureen Waller (10/10)
Total: 20

Nonfiction - French History:
"The Fabrication of Louis XIV" by Peter Burke (10/21)*
"The Lost King of France: How DNA Solved the Mystery of the Murdered Son of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette" by Deborah Cadbury (9/15)
"The Queen's Necklace: Marie Antoinette & the Scandal That Shocked & Mystified France" by Frances Mossiker (5/28)*
"The Affair of the Poisons: Murder, Infanticide, and Satanism at the Court of Louis XIV" by Anne Somerset (4/27)*
"Versailles: A Biography of A Palace" by Tony Spawforth (8/31)*
"Vive La Revolution: A Stand-Up History of the French Revolution" by Mark Steel (1/11)
Total: 6

Nonfiction - History:
"Sex Lives of the Popes" by Nigel Cawthorne (1/21)
"The Bad Popes" by E.R. Chamberlin (3/25)*
"The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850" by Brian Fagan (1/9)
"A Treasury of Foolishly Forgotten Americans" by Michael Farquhar (6/8)
"City of Laughter: Sex and Satire in Eighteenth-Century London" by Vic Gatrell (8/2)*
"Stupid History: Tales of Stupidity, Strangeness, and Mythconceptions Throughout the Ages" by Leland Gregory (3/5)
"Diamonds Famous & Fatal: The History, Mystery & Lore of the World's Most Precious Gem" by Leo P. Kendall (6/25)*
"Isaac's Storm: A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane In History" by Erik Larson (4/2)
"Thunderstruck" by Erik Larson (2/13)
"The Incredible Book of Vatican Facts and Papal Curiosities: A Treasury of Trivia" by Nino Lo Bello (5/3)
"Who Cooked the Last Supper?: The Women's History of the World" by Rosalind Miles (8/5)
"The Pope's Daughter: The Extraordinary Life of Felice della Rovere" by Caroline P. Murphy (12/5)
"Napoleon's Privates: 2,500 Years of History Unzipped" by Tony Perrottet (3/4)*
"Madame Tussaud and the History of Waxworks" by Pamela Pilbeam (5/21)*
"Haunting Museums: The Strange and Uncanny Stories Behind the Most Mysterious Exhibits" by John Schuster (with essays by others) (7/4)
"The Dead Guy Interviews: Conversations With 45 of the Most Accomplished, Notorious, and Deceased Personalities In History" by Michael A. Stusser (9/13)
Total: 16

Nonfiction - Pompeii:
"The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found" by Mary Beard (5/23)*
"The Complete Pompeii" by Joanne Berry (2/6)*
"Pompeii: The Living City" by Alex Butterworth and Ray Laurence (2/26)*
"Eros In Pompeii: The Secret Rooms of the National Museum of Naples" by Michael Grant, Antonia Mulas (photos), Antonio De Simone and Maria Teresa Merella (6/19)*
"Pompeii Awakened: A Story of Rediscovery" by Judith Harris (11/4)*
"Pompeii: The History, Life and Art of the Buried City" ed. by Marisa Ranieri Panetta (many authors) (9/24)*
Total: 6

Nonfiction - Biographies:
"Courtesans: Money, Sex and Fame In The Nineteenth Century" by Katie Hickman (4/6)
"Casanova: Actor Lover Priest Spy" by Ian Kelly (11/7)*
"Duran Duran Notorious: The Unauthorized Biography" by Steve Malins (2/9)
"Consuelo & Alva Vanderbilt: The Story of A Daughter and A Mother in the Gilded Age" by Amanda M. Stuart (4/15)
Total: 4

Nonfiction - Miscellaneous:
"Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges Into Great Lives" by Bathroom Reader's Hysterical Society (6/12)
"The Book of Useless Information" by Noel Botham & The Useless Information Society (2/9)
"James Dean Died Here: The Locations of America's Pop Culture Landmarks" by Chris Epting (8/10)
"A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis" by David M. Friedman (7/21)*
"Typhoid Mary: Captive to the Public's Health" by Judith Walzer Leavitt (4/19)*
"Life In These United States" by Reader's Digest (9/13)*
"The Lexicon of Stupidity" by Ross Petras & Kathryn Petras (5/6)*
"Found: The Best Lost, Tossed and Forgotten Items From Around the World" by Davy Rothbart, et al (7/11)
"Underground London: Travels Beneath the City Streets" by Stephen Smith (11/18)
Total: 9

Nonfiction - Books on Cemeteries, Death, etc
"Necropolis: London and Its Dead" by Catherine Arnold (8/30)*
"Highgate Cemetary: Victorian Valhalla" by Felix Barker (text), and John Gay (photos) (8/28)
"Maine's Coastal Cemeteries: A Historic Tour" by Karen Wentworth Batignani (7/3)
"What A Way To Go: Some of the Strangest Deaths On Record" by Peter Bowler & Jonathan Green (12/21)*
"London: City of the Dead" by David Brandon & Alan Brooke (10/20)*
"Permanently New Yorkers: Final Digs of the Notable and Notorious" by Patricia Brooks (4/7)*
"Where the Bodies Are: Final Visits to the Rich, Famous & Interesting" by Patricia Brooks (2/19)*
"Laid To Rest In California" by Patricia Brooks & Jonathan Brooks (3/17)*
"Permanent Londoners: An Illustrated, Biographical Guide to the Cemeteries of London" by Judi Culbertson & Tom Randall (6/29)*
"The Victorian Celebration of Death" by James Stevens Curl (9/22)*
"London's Dead: A Guided Tour of the Capital's Dead" by Ed Glinert (3/14)*
"Death In England: An Illustrated History" ed. Peter C. Jupp & Clare Gittings (12/30)*
"Who Lies Where: A Guide to Famous Graves" (of Great Britain) by Michael Kerrigan (3/24)*
"Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die" by Michael Largo (4/27)*
"The Portable Obituary: How the Famous, Rich, and Powerful Really Died" by Michael Largo (6/20)*
"Famous and Curious Cemeteries" by John Francis Marion (6/5)*
"London Cemeteries: An Illustrated Guide & Gazetteer" by Hugh Meller & Brian Parsons (9/21)*
"Grave Matters" (epitaphs) by E.R. Shushan (3/25)*
Total: 18

Nonfiction - Books on Shipwrecks:
"Disaster At Sea: Shipwrecks, Storm, and Collisions on the Atlantic" by William Henry Flayheart III (7/29)
"Lost Gold of the Republic: The Remarkable Quest For the Greatest Shipwreck Treasure of the Civil War Era" by Pritt J. Vesilind (4/26)*
Total: 2

Nonfiction - Real Life Murders/Murder Mysteries/Crimes:
"For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz Age Chicago" by Simon Baatz (7/14)
"America's Dumbest Criminals" by Daniel Butler, Alan Ray, and Leland Gregory (1/18)
"Conan Doyle, Detective: The True Crimes Investigated by the Creator of Sherlock Holmes" by Peter Costello (11/4)
"Murder Guide To London" by Martin Fido (10/18)*
"Bloody Business: An Anecdotal History of Scotland Yard" by H. Paul Jeffers (10/6)*
"The Devil In the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness At The Fair That Changed America" by Erik Larson (7/14)
"Supper W/ The Crippens: A New Investigation Into the Most Notorious Domestic Murder In History" by David Smith (4/5)
"The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective" by Kate Summerscale (5/9)
"American Eve: Evelyn Nesbit, Stanford White, Birth of the It Girl & the Crime of the Century" by Paula Uruburu (8/15)
Total: 9

Jack the Ripper:
"Jack the Ripper: His Life and Crimes in Popular Entertainment" by Gary Coville and Patrick Lucanio (8/23)*
Total: 1

True Ghost Stories:
"Dixie Spirits: True Tales of the Strange and Supernatural in the South" by Christopher Coleman (10/13)
"Ghost Hunter's Guide to Seattle and Puget Sound" by Jeff Dwyer (9/6)
"Old Ghosts of New England: A Traveler's Guide to the Spookiest Sites in the Northeast" by C.J Fusco (11/18)
"Walking Haunted London: 25 Original Walks Exploring London's Ghostly Past" by Richard Jones (12/13)
"Coast to Coast Ghosts: True Stories of Hauntings Across America" by Leslie Rule (4/10)
"Haunted Montana: A Ghost Hunter's Guide To Haunted Places You Can Visit - If You Dare!" by Karen Stevens (3/9)
Total: 6

Acting/Hollywood:
"The Q Guide to The Golden Girls" by Jim Colucci (9/2)
"Cut! Hollywood Murders, Accidents, and Other Tragedies" by Denise Imwold, Andrew Brettell, Heather von Rohr, and Warren Hsu Leonard (7/14)*
"Dishing Hollywood: The Real Scoop on Tinseltown's Most Notorious Scandals" by Laurie Jacobson (3/10)
"Mae West: 'It Ain't No Sin'" by Simon Louvish (10/10)
"The Hollywood Book of Death" by James Robert Parrish (3/7)
"It's Good To Be King: The Seriously Funny Life of Mel Brooks" by James Robert Parish (12/3)
"Stop the Show! A History of Insane Incidents and Absurd Accidents in the Theater" by Brad Schreiber (5/6)
Total: 7

Grand Total: 130
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Post by SonjaMarie » Fri January 30th, 2009, 8:25 pm

It's unlikely I'll finish another book by tomorrow, so here are my books read for Jan:
January 2009 8
"Mademoiselle Boleyn" by Robin Maxwell (1/7)
"The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850" by Brian Fagan (1/9)
"Vive La Revolution: A Stand-Up History of the French Revolution" by Mark Steel (1/11)
"The Lady Elizabeth" by Alison Weir (1/16)
"America's Dumbest Criminals" by Daniel Butler, Alan Ray, and Leland Gregory (1/18)
"Sex Lives of the Popes" by Nigel Cawthorne (1/21)
"Tudors and Stuarts on Film: Historical Perspectives" edited by Susan Doran & Thomas S. Freeman (1/26)
"The Sisters Who Would Be Queen: The Tragedy of Mary, Katherine & Lady Jane Grey" by Leanda de Lisle (1/28)

I'm on track for reading 7 or more books a month...so far!

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Post by Telynor » Sun February 1st, 2009, 12:12 am

How did the book on the Grey sisters turn out? I would like to know your opinion on it.

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Post by SonjaMarie » Sun February 1st, 2009, 1:25 am

[quote=""Telynor""]How did the book on the Grey sisters turn out? I would like to know your opinion on it.[/quote]

Tely: I posted a review here - http://www.historicalfictiononline.com/ ... php?t=1282

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Post by SonjaMarie » Fri February 27th, 2009, 7:03 am

Again I managed to read 8 books this month!:
February 2009 8
"Dead Beat: Dresden Files #7" by Jim Butcher (2/3)
"The Complete Pompeii" by Joanne Berry (2/6)
"Duran Duran Notorious: The Unauthorized Biography" by Steve Malins (2/9)
"The Book of Useless Information" by Noel Botham & The Useless Information Society (2/9)
"Thunderstruck" by Erik Larson (2/13)
"Where the Bodies Are: Final Visits to the Rich, Famous & Interesting" by Patricia Brooks (2/19)
"Devil May Ride: A Ghost Dusters Mystery #2" by Wendy Roberts (2/22)
"Pompeii: The Living City" by Alex Butterworth and Ray Laurence (2/26)

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Post by SonjaMarie » Mon March 30th, 2009, 4:25 pm

I don't think I'll be finishing another book this month, so here's my list of what I did finish. 13 is now my personal best, almost double what I try to read in a month (7):
March 2009 13
"Napoleon's Privates: 2,500 Years of History Unzipped" by Tony Perrottet (3/4)
"Stupid History: Tales of Stupidity, Strangeness, and Mythconceptions Throughout the Ages" by Leland Gregory (3/5)
"The Hollywood Book of Death" by James Robert Parrish (3/7)
"Mad Kings & Queens: History's Most Famous Raving Royals" by Alison Rattle & Allison Vale (3/7)
"Haunted Montana: A Ghost Hunter's Guide To Haunted Places You Can Visit - If You Dare!" by Karen Stevens (3/9)
"Dishing Hollywood: The Real Scoop on Tinseltown's Most Notorious Scandals" by Laurie Jacobson (3/10)
"Faberge's Eggs: The Extraordinary Story of the Masterpieces That Outlived An Empire" by Toby Faber (3/12)
"London's Dead: A Guided Tour of the Capital's Dead" by Ed Glinert (3/14)
"Laid To Rest In California: A Guide to the Cemeteries of the Grave Sites of the Rich and Famous" by (3/17)
"Promises In Death" by J.D Robb (3/19)
"Who Lies Where: A Guide to Famous Graves" (of Great Britain) by Michael Kerrigan (3/24)
"The Bad Popes" by E.R. Chamberlin (3/25)
"Grave Matters" (epitaphs) by E.R. Shushan (3/25)


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Post by SonjaMarie » Wed April 29th, 2009, 11:19 pm

Again unlikely I'll finish another book by tomorrow, almost equaled my best but missed it by one, oh well:

April 2009 12
"Isaac's Storm: A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane In History" by Erik Larson (4/2)
"Supper W/ The Crippens: A New Investigation Into the Most Notorious Domestic Murder In History" by David Smith (4/5)
"Courtesans: Money, Sex and Fame In The Nineteenth Century" by Katie Hickman (4/6)
"Permanently New Yorkers: Final Digs of the Notable and Notorious" by Patricia Brooks (4/7)
"Coast to Coast Ghosts: True Stories of Hauntings Across America" by Leslie Rule (4/10)
"The King's Favorite: A Novel of Nell Gwyn and King Charles II" by Susan Holloway Scott (4/13)
"Consuelo & Alva Vanderbilt: The Story of A Daughter and A Mother in the Gilded Age" by Amanda M. Stuart (4/15)
"Typhoid Mary: Captive to the Public's Health" by Judith Walzer Leavitt (4/19)
"Masterpieces From the House of Faberge" by Alexander von Solodkoff w/essays by others (4/22)
"Lost Gold of the Republic: The Remarkable Quest For the Greatest Shipwreck Treasure of the Civil War Era" by Pritt J. Vesilind (4/26)
"The Affair of the Poisons: Murder, Infanticide, and Satanism at the Court of Louis XIV" by Anne Somerset (4/27)
"Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die" by Michael Largo (4/27)

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Post by SonjaMarie » Sun May 31st, 2009, 5:57 pm

Might have read more this month but "Queen's Necklace" was the size of 2 books at over 600 pages:

(*Means I own or owned the book at time of read.)

May 2009 11
"The Incredible Book of Vatican Facts and Papal Curiosities: A Treasury of Trivia" by Nino Lo Bello (5/3)
"Stop the Show! A History of Insane Incidents and Absurd Accidents in the Theater" by Brad Schreiber (5/6)
"Royal Discord: The Family of George II" by Veronica Baker-Smith (5/6)
"The Lexicon of Stupidity" by Ross Petras & Kathryn Petras (5/6)*
"The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective" by Kate Summerscale (5/9)
"Effigies: A Faye Longchamp Mystery #3" by Mary Anna Evans (5/13)
"English History Made Brief, Irreverent, and Pleasurable" by Lacey Baldwin Smith (5/14)
"Madame Tussaud and the History of Waxworks" by Pamela Pilbeam (5/21)*
"The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found" by Mary Beard (5/23)*
"The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England" edited by Antonia Fraser (5/28)*
"The Queen's Necklace: Marie Antoinette & the Scandal That Shocked & Mystified France" by Frances Mossiker (5/28)*

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Post by SonjaMarie » Tue June 30th, 2009, 5:42 am

(*Means I own or owned the book at time of read.)

14 books is the most books I've read in a month now:
June 2009 14
"The Last Queen" by C.W Gortner (6/4)
"Famous and Curious Cemeteries" by John Francis Marion (6/5)*
"A Treasury of Foolishly Forgotten Americans" by Michael Farquhar (6/8)
"Crown, Orb & Sceptre: The True Stories of English Coronations" by David Hilliam (6/8)*
"The Who's Who of British Beheadings" by Geoffrey Abbott (6/9)*
"Cretaceous Dawn" by L.M. Graziano & M.S.A. Graziano (6/10)
"Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges Into Great Lives" by Bathroom Reader's Hysterical Society (6/12)
"Proven Guilty: Dresden Files #8" by Jim Butcher (6/15)
"Royal Portraits In Hollywood: Filming the Lives of Queens" by Elizabeth A. Ford & Deborah C. Mitchell (6/18)*
"Eros In Pompeii: The Secret Rooms of the National Museum of Naples" by Michael Grant, Antonia Mulas (photos), Antonio De Simone and Maria Teresa Merella (6/19)*
"Elizabeth and Mary: Cousins, Rivals, Queens" by Jane Dunn (6/20)*
"The Portable Obituary: How the Famous, Rich, and Powerful Really Died" by Michael Largo (6/20)*
"Diamonds Famous & Fatal: The History, Mystery & Lore of the World's Most Precious Gem" by Leo P. Kendall (6/25)*
"Permanent Londoners: An Illustrated, Biographical Guide to the Cemeteries of London" by Judi Culbertson & Tom Randall (6/29)*

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Post by SonjaMarie » Thu July 30th, 2009, 5:12 am

*Means I own or owned the book at time of read.

July 2009 10
"Maine's Coastal Cemeteries: A Historic Tour" by Karen Wentworth Batignani (7/3)
"Haunting Museums: The Strange and Uncanny Stories Behind the Most Mysterious Exhibits" by John Schuster (with essays by others) (7/4)
"Jezebel: The Untold Story of the Bible's Harlot Queen" by Lesley Hazleton (7/11)
"Found: The Best Lost, Tossed and Forgotten Items From Around the World" by Davy Rothbart, et al (7/11)
"The Devil In the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness At The Fair That Changed America" by Erik Larson (7/14)
"Cut! Hollywood Murders, Accidents, and Other Tragedies" by Denise Imwold, Andrew Brettell, Heather von Rohr, and Warren Hsu Leonard (7/14)*
"For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz Age Chicago" by Simon Baatz (7/14)
"A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis" by David M. Friedman (7/21)*
"White Night: Dresden Files #9" by Jim Butcher (7/26)*
"Disaster At Sea: Shipwrecks, Storms, and Collisions on the Atlantic" by William Henry Flayheart III (7/29)

With this months reads, I've passed the total I read last year by 5 (2008: 71, 2009: 76 (so far))
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